The IPL 2021 final playing between MS Dhoni-led Chennai Super Kings and Eoin Morgan led Kolkata Knight Riders in Dubai. While Eoin Morgan won the toss and elected to bowl first. CSK openers Ruturaj Gaikwad and Fantastic Faf du Plessis gave a wonderful start to their team in the first innings.
Chennai Super Kings opener Ruturaj Gaikwad become the youngest player in the history of the Indian Premier League to win the Orange Cap. Ruturaj needs only 24 more runs to take on KL Rahul to claim the Orange Cap for this season before the final.
In the final game against Kolkata Knight Riders once again Ruturaj was so impressive, as he took on the KKR bowling attack in the first 6 overs.
Ruturaj Gaikwad looked CSK only bright spot in the final three games of the IPL 2020. And he continued to perform well in the 2021 season. Since the IPL 2021 season resumed Ruturaj Gaikwad has scored 88*, 38, 40, 45 and 101*. He does not score more runs in his next two matches as he got out in 12 or 13 runs respectively. He then backs with a bang with a score of 70 against Delhi Capitals in Qualifier 1 to help CSK book a spot in the final.
Ruturaj also holds a record of most fours in the season of IPL 2021. He hits 64 fours with his bat.
Ruturaj Gaikwad is the next big hope for CSK. CSK will may be definitely looking to retain him in the next IPL tournament.
Ruturaj Gaikwad Domestic Career:
Ruturaj Gaikwad 24-year-old batsman who hails from Pune. He has been a consistent performer for his statesman Maharashtra. He was the highest run-getter for Maharashtra in the league stage of the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2018-19.
At the IPL 2019 player auction, the Chennai Super Kings secured his services at his base price of INR 20 Lakhs.
Ruturaj is a consistent performer which every team need of. We Hope Ruturaj consistently doing outstanding with his bat. And as much as soon he debuts for a senior Indian Cricket team.